Batman to Cooper... a turning point.

22nd Jun 2018

The long running campaign to change the name of the Melbourne electorate of Batman has ended with the seat to be renamed at next federal election to Cooper in recognition of prominent Aboriginal rights campaigner William Cooper.

Kyle Dowling spoke with the Member for the Federal seat of Batman, Ged Kearney and Melbourne based social commentator Aboriginal woman Celeste Liddle.

William Cooper Image - Jewishnews
John Batman Image - State Library Victoria